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Santa Barbara Family Vacation Center

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“dining commons”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 22 April 2014

Incredible staff, beautiful location, fun and exciting activities for kids AND grown-ups, this is THE ultimate summer destination for families with kids of ALL ages! Our children had a blast with enthusiastic counselors who took them to the beach, the zoo, and on scavenger hunts...More

2  Thank MandJS S
Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

We have come here 4 years now and keep coming back. My kids ask about it all year- when is family vacation camp? This vacation center brilliantly combines energetic, capable college students who provide childcare and fun activities for kids and adults with a location...More

Thank Jehni
Reviewed 23 February 2014

The best vacation since you've had kids! This is the perfect family vacation for a family who loves activities, friendships, the sun, and FUN! We have been going to the UCSB Family Vacation Center for 9 years now, and our kids see it as their...More

1  Thank dena r
Reviewed 19 February 2014

We chose to do the half week because we didn't know how we all would like it, but boy do we we wish we had booked a whole week. We've already booked our trip for the summer of 2014. A whole week this time. Our...More

2  Thank AustinSanDiego
Reviewed 1 February 2014

I'm a single mom and I took my then 14 month old to the FVC. I grew up going to sleep away camp and this week long vacation brought back so many awesome memories but the best part was the child care! Being able to...More

1  Thank Stephanie R
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Babysitting
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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_mariacecille
28 August 2017|
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Response from Sheri_Rae | Property representative |
Hello, 175-200 people would indeed take up nearly all our spaces in a session. I would be happy to chat with you about possible opening up a new session to accommodate your group. If you are still interested in our location... More
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Cobadgers
14 July 2017|
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Response from Sheri_Rae | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for reaching out. I apologize that I did not get back to you sooner. I would be happy to chat with you about a family gathering of this size. If you are still looking for a location and would like to chat... More
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erinb007
15 January 2017|
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Response from Brad F | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You can absolutely find peace and quiet. You don't have to sign up for the adult activities either, but even still some of those are extremely relaxing and quiet (painting for example). You can sign up your daughter for... More
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"This is way better than a hotel or air bnb. It's is own experience."
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"Include any room request in your registration and the staff will do everything possible to accommodate your..."
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"Towers have elevator, but are noisier."
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"The clusters are nice and quiet, but the towers are closer to the action."
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